News & Events
February 14, 2018
The “Kindness Captains” at Richard McBride elementary speak in front of parents, teachers and trustees. They are part of a school culture that recognizes how everyone treats each other has a powerful effect on classroom performance… more
February 8, 2018
New Westminster Schools board chair Mark Gifford knows when the game’s up! The Rubik’s Cube club is just one of many clubs engaging students at École Glenbrook Middle School….
February 10, 2018 – It was a… more
February 1, 2018
At New Westminster Schools, we are preparing our Annual Budget for the 2018/19 fiscal year.
The Board of Education invites all community members to share their views on what they would like to see as the school district’s educational… more
January 22, 2018
January 18, 2018: The New Westminster Record newspaper highlighted action taken by school board trustees last week on behalf of 400 students, staff and their families in sending a letter urging the Ministry of Education to address seismic safety… more
December 21, 2017
Dec. 21, 2017 – The New Westminster Schools Board of Education is pleased to announce the appointment of Beverley J. Rundell to the position of Interim Superintendent of Schools, effective January 15, 2018. A former… more
December 13, 2017
New Westminster Secondary School Replacement Project
Contract Awarded for New School – Scheduled to Open September 2020
From left to right: New Westminster Schools representatives Kelly Slade-Kerr, Michael Ewen, Pat Duncan, Mark Gifford… more
December 13, 2017
Charting a course in a time of change…
Dec. 12, 2017 – School trustees have renewed the Vision and Mission for New Westminster Schools that will guide and inspire the district into the future.
After 18 months of careful… more
October 16, 2017
The New Westminster Schools Board of Education is seeking information on modes of transportation for students who reside in Queensborough and attend New Westminster Secondary School. Parents in the Queensborough area are asked to complete and… more
October 4, 2017
In an industrialized city like New Westminster, recycled materials like shipping containers can make art that celebrates civic pride. In low-income areas of countries like Brazil, creative use of recycled materials might often address… more
September 29, 2017
September 27, 2017 – Trustees and staff wore orange shirts in the spirit of Reconciliation Tuesday as the Board of Education passed a motion acknowledging Orange Shirt Week from September 25-29 at New Westminster Schools.